• Ground

    My husband’s alarm goes off at 7:00 AM. I haven’t gotten up this early in over a month. But he has a chiropractor appointment, and we plan to go to the grocery store right after. The earlier we go, the better. That and my husband is not the most rational shopper. The last time he ...
  • 1599

    Halloween is over, and that means the holiday season is in full swing. If you’re like me, you hate Christmas shopping. Yeah, I said it, if I can’t find it on Amazon, I don’t want to go out and deal with crazy shoppers. I wanted to make Christmas shopping a little easier for those who ...
  • Photo by Kyle Rast

    A couple of weeks ago, I shared what we purchased for my son’s dorm room. I mentioned that the bedding deserved its own story. What follows is that story. About a month before classes were to start, on a Thursday, I received two envelopes in the mail from Our Campus Market. I almost threw them ...
  • 1458

    A-commerce is not new. In fact, you’ve undoubtedly experienced it a few times with self-checkouts in retail outlets or when suggestions are made based on what you view while shopping online. A-commerce, or Automated Commerce, refers to the automation–and often–customization of a consumer’s retail experience through the use of devices, big data, algorithms, deep learning, ...